Site Accountant

TULIP Limited
Tipton, West Midlands
08 Aug 2019
04 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Title: Site Accountant
Site: Tipton
Shift/Working hours: 37.5 Monday to Friday

Role Overview

Reporting into the Finance Director for the Abattoir Division and working as part of the Tipton Senior Leadership team, the Site Accountant will be responsible for producing weekly / monthly profitability statements, including the appropriate commentary to highlight trends affecting the performance of the site. In addition, the job holder will ensure rigor in data recording and financial reporting in line with the Tulip standards and prepare and update the annual budget and periodic forecasts.

Key Responsibilities
  • Manage and develop the Finance department, ensuring critical roles are covered each week and daily, weekly and monthly reports are produced
  • Own, progress, co-ordinate and develop product costing; key point of contact for account managers
  • Lead and define profit hurdles consistent with agreed ROI and undertaking promotional evaluation and post promotion reviews
  • Prepare and own input into monthly results and performance management including customer profitability
  • Undertake internal audits and maintain appropriate risk management controls
  • Manage capital expenditure including investment appraisal, spend allocation to projects, classification of Assets and timely capitalization of projects
  • Coordinate and improve systems

Key Requirements
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • flexibility in approach and ability to communicate with all levels of the business
  • Experience of operating in a similar role within an FMCG business
  • Strong understanding of SAP
  • Excellent people skills
  • CIMA qualified or equivalent
  • Strong Excel knowledge

We know about food!

Tulip Ltd is the UK's leading food solutions business, supplying all major food retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies with a wide range of quality products. We provide consumers with a comprehensive range of products in four key mega-categories - fresh meat & sausage, bacon & gammon, cooked meat, and convenience & snacking. Our farm-to-fork operation is unique in the industry, while our strategic framework puts customers, product, efficiency and people at the heart of everything we do, all with a view to growing responsibly. As part of the Danish Crown Group, the largest pork provider in Europe and the biggest exporter of pork in the world, Tulip Ltd is well-placed to deliver its ambitious plans for sustainable growth. If you have an appetite for more , this could be the role for you.

As an international organisation, we pride ourselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognized industry standards. We care about people and offer an excellent package. If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.